Some of our Transfer Peer Mentors hanging with Ellsworth at a Fall Open House
Meet Your Transfer Peer Mentors! 2013-2014
Why I love Brockport because of the great atmosphere and all of the friendly people.
Major: Health Science
One recommendation for new transfer students: get to know each and everyone of your teachers, build a connection.
I love Brockport because I was able to gain a connection with my teachers instead of just being a name or number in class.
Major: Health Science (concentration in Public Health)
One recommendation: Stay on top of your studies!
I love Brockport because all of my professors being great resources!
Hometown: Lincoln Park, Michigan
Major(s): Criminal Justice and Sociology
One recommendation for new transfer students: Learn to read and understand your DARS report, this is your holy grail to graduate from Brockport on time.
I love Brockport because the professors, friends, and contacts I have made while attending Brockport that I could call upon after I graduate for a personal reference, seek advice from down the road, or just talk.
Recommend: keep a planner with all of your assignments in it so you don't miss anything!
Like: there is always an event or something fun to do on campus
Hometown: Wayne, NJ
One recommendation to new transfer students: Get involved in a club or sport its a great way to meet new people
I love Brockport because of the great education, welcoming faculty and the friendships I've made here.
Major: Criminal Justice, minor in Forensic Science
One recommendation for new transfer students: use as many resources as possible especially the Transfer Center. Don't be afraid to ask questions because a closed mouth will never get fed. No question is a dumb question.
I love Brockport because of the growth opportunities that come along. After I finished my first semester there are a number of opportunities and doors opening. The faculty and staff really make sure that you succeed. When I fires arrived I realized that I wasn't just a transfer student but I was a Brockport student!
Major(s): Criminal Justice and Sociology
I chose Brockport due to the programs they offered and the great atmosphere.
I love the dedication from the faculty and staff, which creates a wonderful learning environment while opening the door for future opportunities.
Major: Business Administration (concentration in Management)
One recommendation for new transfer students: Ask questions!
I love Brockport because: of the amount of opportunities they offer for you to succeed.
Major: Social Work
One recommendation: seriously consider a full semester of study abroad. It will expand who you are as a global citizen in ways that nothing else can. I highly recommend the Viet Nam program and would be happy to share more.
I am a Senior, and will be graduating in December 2014. My major is Computer Science in the Software Development track. I am from West Henrietta a suburb of Rochester New York. What I really like about Brockport is the classes; they are small enough to not be just a number. My professors know me by name, and I really enjoy the Computer Science Department. My advices to incoming students is to check your email continuously throughout the day, and have your angel forwarded to your email.
Major: Business Administration: Management Concentration
One recommendation: Always remain on top of your studies and do not be afraid to reach out and ask for help.
I enjoy Brockport because of the friends I have made while attending college here.
Hometown: Glens Falls
I chose Brockport because they have a great business program and great athletics.
The advise I would give is to get involved. It will help you make friends and stay active.
I like Brockport because: I have a good relationship with my professors. Even though most of my classes were big lectures my professors still knew me by name.
One piece of advice: Forward your Angel to your gmail, and have that sent to your phone (if you can).
Major: Computer Information Systems
Hometown: Rochester, NY
Why I like Brockport: First, I like my academic program better here, than at my old school. Second, It's much easier to get involved here. I have been involved more in one semester here than I was in three there, and I Love It.
A bit of advice: Don't be afraid to introduce yourself and put yourself out there. Once you get to know a few people, they will introduce you to more, and give you both social and academic information about the school and area.
Major: Business Administration
Hometown: LeRoy, NY
What I like about Brockport: I’m in love with the set-up of the campus & the friendliness found throughout it.
Advice: Don’t get discouraged when things don’t seem to be falling into place at first because it’s only a matter of time until everything becomes great here.
Hometown: Bloomfield, NY
Why I like Brockport: I like Brockport because of the awesome connections I have made, both with professors and other students.
Advice for transfers: Try to be as organized as possible so you can prevent stress!
Major: Psychology ( possible health science)
Hometown: grow up in Albion NY live in Batavia NY
I like being a student at Brockport because its feels like a tight nit community. I know when ever I need help there are people that will help me either themselves or directing me to the person or people that can.
Advice I'd give any student transferring into Brockport get involved in campus activities. Doing so you'll get to know more people, you'll have things to do outside of schoolwork, and it will help you to become apart of the Brockport community!
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Email: transfer@ brockport . edu